Questions, questions, questions

This week I received a message from a former student of mine who today is a success in our profession (no thanks to me having been his professor). His message caught my attention and once again I sat in my office asking myself questions about the state of the state of...

Baffling inconsistency–Are dead bodies important, or are they not?

As I have gotten older I have discovered that in my beloved profession there seem to be some taboo subjects, some baffling issues which have dodged honest dialogue for years.; Can we make a quick list? The issue of too many funeral homes is out there floating around;...